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Money Judge rules Loblaw gift card terms not misleading

22:25  10 january  2018
22:25  10 january  2018 Source:   msn.com

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Loblaw spokesman Kevin Groh says the " ruling puts to rest the nonsensical claim by class-action lawyers that our Loblaw Card is misleading and confusing," when the Ontario Superior Court of Justice Edward M. Morgan dismissed a motion challenging the terms of Loblaw 's gift card plan.

An Ontario judge has ruled that it's too early to determine the enforceability of Loblaw Companies Ltd.'s policy that consumers who receive a gift card from the company waive their right to that sum in possible future settlement money from a bread price-fixing scheme class-action lawsuit.

TORONTO - An Ontario judge has ruled that it's too early to determine the enforceability of Loblaw Companies Ltd.'s policy that consumers who receive a $25 gift card from the company waive their right to that sum in possible future settlement money from a bread price-fixing scheme class-action lawsuit.

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An Ontario judge has dismissed a motion challenging the terms of Loblaw 's plan to give out gift cards . Loblaw has asked those taking the cards to waive their right to that sum in possible future settlement money from a bread price-fixing scheme class-action lawsuit.

A Loblaws store is seen Monday, March 9, 2015 in Montreal. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Ryan Remiorz). TORONTO — An Ontario judge has ruled that it’s too early to determine the enforceability of Loblaw Companies Ltd.’s policy that consumers who receive a gift card from the company waive

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Ontario Superior Court of Justice Edward M. Morgan dismissed a motion challenging the terms of Loblaw's gift card plan.

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The company announced Monday that registrants must agree to a release saying they discharge Loblaw (TSX:L), its parent company George Weston (TSX:WN) and others from relief to the extent of $25 in connection with their involvement in an alleged bread price-fixing arrangement from Jan. 1, 2002 to March 1, 2015.

Morgan said in his ruling that he's not in a position to know what, if any, an eventual settlement will entail, so it's too soon to declare the release enforceable or not.

You can sign up for the $25 Loblaw gift card starting today. Here’s how.

  You can sign up for the $25 Loblaw gift card starting today. Here’s how. Some estimate Loblaw pocketed a whopping $1 billion in extra profit made on bread bought by all Canadians at the grocery chain over the 14 years. “We don’t believe $25 is much in the way of compensation,” says Bruce Cran, president of the Consumer’s Association of Canada (CAC), based in Vancouver. “A gift card for a few loaves of bread is not enough accountability for the length of time this scheme went on.

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Ontario Superior Court of Justice Edward M. Morgan dismissed a motion challenging the terms of Loblaw ’s gift card plan. Loblaw spokesman Kevin Groh says the “ ruling puts to rest the nonsensical claim by class-action lawyers that our Loblaw Card is misleading and confusing

Loblaw spokesman Kevin Groh says the "ruling puts to rest the nonsensical claim by class-action lawyers that our $25 Loblaw Card is misleading and confusing," when the company is trying to put money in affected consumers' hands quickly.

The law firm which brought the action in front of the court, Strosberg Sasso Sutts LLP, says the ruling is a victory for consumers as Loblaw will not be able to deduct the gift card value from any future settlement pay out "unless it demonstrates that it is fair to consumers as part of an overall resolution of their price-fixing claims."

Bakery to offer free bread in exchange for bread price-fixing $25 gift cards .
A local bakery in Kamloops, B.C., is offering customers five loaves of bread in exchange for their $25 gift cards to Save-On-Foods and Loblaws grocery stores, which they will then donate to local charities.AMZN

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